Category Archives: Life

Musings on…Life

Texas Chicken Tickler

As I pull up to the mailbox I think, “The commute home wasn’t all that bad today.” It most usually is smooth sailing here in the Tri, regardless of what habitual complainers might say. Especially when I compare it to … Continue reading

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The Intern’s Last Hurrah

Crack! The ball leaps off the bat and into the air. The heads of the fans turn skyward to follow the flight of the ball in the early evening dusk. It is another foul ball and all but the fans … Continue reading

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A July Well Spent

It’s August. Uh…..What happened to July? The bedroom update transitioned into a trip to Seattle, for one thing. It seems that as part of the Corvettes on the Columbia, D&V bid on and “won” 4 tickets to a Mariners game … Continue reading

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Old Adage

It has been said, “A picture is worth a thousand words.” I am thinking this picture of us is worth at least a couple more than a thousand… Cheers!!! B&V

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B&V – DIO

We decided to take some vacation time after the 4th of July because it looked like I was going to have to take some furlough time during that time due to the elected federal officials not being able to come … Continue reading

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Ethos, Logos, and Pathos

We changed cable television providers this weekend after purchasing a new television. The television we had in the kitchen great room, a 27 year old 27 inch Sony, decided to give up. In order to get a high definition signal … Continue reading

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Corvette Watch

Corvette watch – week 3. Still no Corvette yet and to tell the truth we were almost seduced by a sultry European, but we held strong. When a good friend found out that we were on the precipice of the … Continue reading

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Technology is a Wonderful Thing

Isn’t technology a wonderful thing? It seems as if some of our friends want to meet at Wine Wednesday at Barnard-Griffin and the puck drop for the 1st game of Stanley Cup finals between the Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks … Continue reading

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Corvettes On The Columbia

For the better part of 24 hours B&V were the proud owners of a 2012 Centennial Edition Corvette. It was a wish that neither of us had made and yet, it still came true.

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Spring Tasting – Chardonnay

Five weeks have come and gone since “The Napa Wedding” and those weeks have been filled with various wine related activities. Somehow or other I have turned another year older. To commemorate this momentous occasion a good friend, Damon LaLonde, … Continue reading

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